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Re: New Casing Formula?
    #68680 - 12/15/99 11:35 PM (16 years, 11 months ago)

I have used manure mixes before and they were great. More suseptable to contams but just sterilize a little longer.

Your mix sounds good but you will still need to adjust your pH by adding 20 to 25% lime. If you have a problem with it having poor structure (getting too smooth when moist) then reduce the lime to 15 to 20% and add 15% oyster shell. But with 50% vermiculite you probably want have that problem...mine never did...I stay away from oyster shell myself.

I stopped using manure based casings because of the higher rate of contams compared to the standard non manure mixes. Good Luck.

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Re: New Casing Formula?
    #68682 - 12/16/99 03:45 AM (16 years, 11 months ago)

Before adding the lime check (should be on the bag) the PH that it is above 5.5.

Above 5.5 add a heaped tea spoon for every pan

If lower add a heaped sou[p spoon...

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Re: New Casing Formula?
    #68683 - 12/16/99 08:48 PM (16 years, 11 months ago)

I haven't sterilized my casing soil yet, this is my third time casing and they grow fine. It must be luck.

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